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Khao Sok National Park | Khao Pang Subdistrict, Ban Ta Khun 46820, Thailand
Ways to Experience Cheow Lan Dam (Ratchaprapa Dam)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must visit place when you come to Thailand or Surathani. 1 day is not enough to visit this place. Cayaking overhere is ideal. The view is breathtaking.

Thank Nhulovestravelling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such an incredible beautiful place! We thought sleeping on the lake was a bit to expensive and we didn’t want to book a group tour so we ended up going with a private boat. If you go to the pier yourselves you can book a...More

1  Thank onceuponajrny
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place, cured in every detail and perfect on the cleanliness aspect. The view is scenographic, the only negative is the food, at the food center where there are few restaurant with very poor quality food.

Thank Marco C
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing views, Emerald Green waters and the calmness once you are at a standstill was mind blowing. The limestone carvings are totally extraordinary and just out of this world standing tall in the middle of the lake. My trip started from phuket to Khao sok...More

Thank meesumr2016
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

An unforgettable place. Last several months so I went there but not yet to share beautiful of nature .insite have cave to walk and will have guide navigate.a lot butterfly and have a raft too .you must to go...

Thank goldfinger14
Reviewed 7 August 2018

One of the few attractions at Surat Thani, this is a beautiful and picturesque place. A boat ride takes from the pier to a floating hotel which has a restaurant. It takes about an hour and the journey is beautiful with mountains and rain forests...More

Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We toured Cheow Lan Dam with Green Andaman tours in Khao Lak and it was worth the visit As others have said, a breathtaking way to see the karst mountains, turquoise water and longboats in a much more tranquil setting and without the hair raising...More

Thank Renee C
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I hired a driver from Phuket to take us to the dam, wait 3 hours, and than take us to our hotel in Khao Sok. It was easy to rent a longboat. I paid 2500 baht for 3 hours which from what I am reading...More

Thank polygirl55
Reviewed 6 July 2018

A boat trip out on this lake is a must if you are in the area. It is absolutely beautiful. Even if you don't decide to go out on the lake, there is a well-maintained park-like scenic overlook area with a cafe, bathrooms and a...More

Thank MandanaJames
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Instead of going for the trips that you can book at the hotel we decided to drive to the dam and then the small local pier. We booked a long tail boat for 3 hrs for 2000 bht ( £46) for a group of 6....More

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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
I am sure you can arrange a trip from your hotel. I wouldn’t try and hire a boat for 2 you can get enjoyment from a full long boat which is only about 16/18 people and shouldn’t spoil your enjoyment Enjoy
11 March 2018|
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Response from byreka | Reviewed this property |
Ask at your hotel, for me they booked a place in a shared van. I'm sure that you can also book a private car or taxi but it costs around 1200-1400.